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Who Should Consider Saving Their Baby's Cord Blood?

Cord Blood, A New Era in Medicine Bone marrow, peripheral blood and the umbilical cord blood constitute the three primary sources of stem cells. Umbilical cord blood, which until fairly recently, was discarded as medical waste, is a non-controversial and rich source of stem cells that are now being saved...

When to Call Your Baby's Doctor

Work From Home One of the toughest and most nerve-racking things for new parent is figuring out when to call the doctor. As a general rule of thumb, trust your instincts. If you suspect something is not right, you should always call the doctor. Even small changes in eating, sleeping, and crying can...

Baby Planners: The Experts on Everything Birth to Baby!

What can a Baby Planner do for you and your family?   Choosing to have a child is one of the most important decisions that any family can make, but the choices don't end there.  Expectant families are surrounded by hundreds of decisions.  From births to bottles, nurseries to...

Mother's Little Helper: Soothing Shoulder, Neck, and Head Massage

Neck Massage This thorough massage promotes relaxation, releases tension, and helps your body deal with the new physical challenges associated with a small child (and the heavy equipment that comes with it).  Lie face up on your bed so that your head is at the edge. Get a friend to sit on...